Types of material on REStuff:
1) Downloads: These are resources that you are hosted on our site. They can be recognised by the fact that you get an option to “save as”. For these files please read the Copyleft information.
2)Links: Although you still click the button labelled download it results in opening a page on a third party site. These files are not owned by REStuff and your use of these falls under the 3rd partys copyright.
3) Linking to files: It is bad practice to link to external PDFs or pictures please link to the html or php page that contains the file in question.
The license REStuff grants is free access to our content in the same sense as free software is licensed freely. This principle is known as copyleft. That is to say, ReStuff content can be copied, modified, and redistributed so long as the new version grants the same freedoms to others and acknowledges the authors of the material used (a direct link back to the material satisfies our author credit requirement). ReStuff articles therefore will remain free forever and can be used by anybody subject to certain restrictions, most of which serve to ensure that freedom.
To fulfill the above goals, the materials contained in ReStuff is licensed to the public under the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL). The full text of this license is at Text of the GNU Free Documentation License.
- Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, with no Front-Cover Texts, and with no Back-Cover Texts.
- A copy of the license is included in the section entitled “GNU Free Documentation License“.
The English text of the GFDL is the only legally binding document; what follows is our interpretation of the GFDL: the rights and obligations of users and contributors.
If you are the owner of REstuff content being used without your permission
If you are the owner of content that is being used on ReStuff without your permission, then you may request the material be immediately removed from ReStuff email us . We will, of course, need some evidence to support your claim of ownership.